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Web Project Management Training Course

Take control of your digital projects

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Course length: 1 day (9.30am - 5.00pm) includes breakfast, lunch and refreshments
* All prices exclude VAT

Emarketeers' Web Project Management training course empowers web project managers and digital producers with the ability to identify certain project management challenges, and to adopt best practices that will assist them in successfully rising to these challenges. This will result in better managed projects, more efficient internal processes and ultimately happier clients!

The first half of the training course will highlight structured approaches to running web projects, whilst the second part of the course includes on-the-ground essentials used by web and digital project managers.

This fun and interactive course will leave you with brimming with new techniques and inspiration to successfully manage your web and digital projects.

Course Programme

Introducing Web Project Management

  • Differences between web and other projects
  • Roles and responsibilities within digital teams
  • Project manager qualities and what makes a good PM
  • Research on why projects fail and how to avoid failure
  • Key issues facing web project managers

Structured Approaches to Web Project Management

  • Why use a structured approach
  • Which project management approaches to use
  • Key differences between Waterfall, Agile and PRINCE2 structured approaches
  • Case studies and exercises on which structured approaches to choose

Scoping Web and Digital Projects

  • Project scoping and requirements gathering
  • A template for writing creative briefs and technical specifications
  • Key differences between Waterfall and Agile requirements gathering
  • Techniques and tools to manage communications effectively

Maintaining User-Centricity in Web and Digital Projects

  • Persona development 
  • The role of Information Architecture and UX design in digital projects
  • Sitemaps, wireframes and user journeys - benefits, techniques and tools
  • Emerging roles in digital teams: content strategy

Project Estimating and Planning

  • The key components of a digital project estimates 
  • Techniques to improving developer estimates
  • Improving stakeholder buy-in when estimating
  • Creating timing plans: 'traditional' vs 'modern' methods
  • Handling risk and uncertainty: how to create a risk register

Testing and Deployment

  • Evaluating the various types of testing
  • Introduction to accessibility compliance
  • Essential factors to consider when performing usability testing
  • Factors to consider when going live and beyond

Final project exercise

  • Open discussion

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Following this training course, you will be able to:

  • Develop a set of techniques to better control your web and digital projects
  • Choose the appropriate structured approach to managing your digital projects
  • Manage individual phases and relevant roles within your web projects
  • Create scoping documents, creative briefs, estimates and timing plans
  • Learn techniques to handle risk and uncertainty
  • Improve project communication via project management tools and techniques
  • Effectively plan and manage projects, from inception to delivery
  • Manage evolving strategies and technologies that impact on digital projects

All attendees receive an attendance certificate, a digital copy of the course materials and four weeks post course support online.

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The web project management course typically attracts project managers, producers or account managers at various levels, from basic to mid-level. Most attendees are likely to be involved in commissioning or delivering web or digital projects. This course is suitable for agencies or brands.

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This course will be led by Jonathan Saipe, founder of Emarketeers. Jonathan has been involved in the digital arena since the late 90's. He led the Internet development team at the global advertising agency Publicis, launching many diverse and high profile digital campaigns for blue chip clients. He later went on to co-found FIFO Digital Media, a boutique web design and development agency.

Jonathan brings his wealth of web project management experience to the day, making it very interactive, engaging and fun!

See more details about Jonathan Saipe »

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Thanks to this course, I feel ready to take on the world. As a company, we were facing a brick wall with digital, losing money on every job. I can't believe there is another way! This course has saved the company money already, and improved our relationship with our clients no end. Our digital projects are now progressive, exciting and we have nothing to fear.

I really enjoyed my day from start to finish, the course was very well structured, and we learned at a pace that allowed you to take it all in without being overwhelmed.

Without really knowing what to expect, I found the Web Project Management course extremely insightful. There's no other course of its kind around, and I recommend this for anyone looking to develop their knowledge in this sector.

With so many digital projects and initiative to manage, it's essential to be able to effectively manage them using appropriate techniques. This course has developed my knowledge further and increased my confidence to deliver customer-focused results, through strong project management skills.

Emarketeers' web project management course packs in a wealth of very useful material over the course of the day. Jonathan really knows his stuff and is an excellent communicator. Great training environment as well. I would highly recommend this course.

The best course I've been on - relevant, interesting, engaging and inspiring - Jonathan is a brilliant trainer (and we were very well fed!)

Thanks again Emarketeers - inspiring presenter and course material. Looking forward to attending again.

Although I managed several projects and websites for 17 years, this course gives me new management concepts and tools that will help me in web project management.

I thoroughly enjoyed the web project management course. I was able to take away lots of practical ideas I can start using immediately. Thanks!

The web project management course was highly engaging and an extremely useful initial guide. I would definitely recommend it to anyone wanting to widen their understanding of Waterfall and Agile methodologies.

Very well structured course aimed as people wanting to understand better web project management approaches. There are practical examples as well as theory based sections which bend nicely throughout the course. Would recommend.

The Web PM course was a fantastic introduction to web project management – accessible, thorough and instantly applicable.

A thoroughly engaging course with very relevant information. I found the course extremely useful and it has provided me with knowledge and tools to take forward and apply into future web projects.

This course has armed me with an amazing amount of information, packed into a day that was thoroughly enjoyable, without feeling rushed.

Really useful! Great as an introduction into Web Project Management and the differing approaches.

Thoroughly recommended. Thought provoking and intelligent.

An extremely useful and informative introductory course on Digital Project Management

An excellent introduction to web project management. Jonathan gave a clear overview of the key areas and approaches. Good course notes that are proving useful in the planning stages of a proposed website project.

Excellent! One of the best courses I have been on. The trainer was very knowledgeable and delivered the course content, which was highly relevant, superbly. Would definitely recommend both the course and Emarketeers.

I would really recommend the web project management course for anyone new to digital project management or looking to refine their project management style. Small, friendly group and the venue serves a great lunch!

I really enjoyed the course, it covered everything I needed to know without any fluff. The course content was great, the food was great, lots of hand outs and tonnes of stuff I can put into practice. A day well spent!

The Web Project Management course provides a great insight into the different approaches to web based projects taken by PM's. Great venue with highly proficient trainers in an intimate setting.

Very well presented and thorough course that covers key elements of web project management. Highly recommended!

A very thorough course, led with great energy. I walked away feeling equipped with new tools and ideas to apply to my role at work.

An excellent overview on Web PM and methodologies by superb tutor. Enjoyable and highly recommended

An excellent course delivered with great knowledge, enthusiasm and charisma. A day very well spent.

A really engaging course covering the main methodologies and essential skills and techniques required to effectively manage web projects.

The course provided a good overview of running a web project. I have a much better understanding of the questions and information I need and more confidence to take into new projects. Time well spent.

Overall, a very good course covering a lot of subjects!

This course was a great introduction to web project management. Emarketeers have really worked at putting together a clear and concise programme. I feel very excited about taking these new things I've learnt and putting them in practice in a real working situation.

A really thorough project management course packed into just a day. The tutor was enthusiastic, encouraging and worked hard to relate the theory to our own experiences and organisations. I left feeling enthused and excited about embarking on our next digital project.

A concise, comprehensive and very well presented overview of the key aspects of managing web projects. Perfect for project managers who need to brush up on web-specific service delivery.

A thorough course that was pitched well for all levels of web project management experience.

Digital project management in a day offered a perfectly balanced and well structured introduction to the methodology and management of digital offerings. Highly recommended.

This was an excellent course. It helped reaffirm what we are doing right while also highlighting ways in which we could improve on the management of our projects.

Emarketeers have clearly mastered the art of hosting workshops. What was essentially a fairly long day was sailed through and there weren't any moments of boredom or flurry. The pace was carefully crafted to maximize the knowledge intake and delegate attention. I wouldn't think twice about signing up for another one.

For those who want to top up their knowledge or to those who are completely new to project management, the content is understandable and relevant to your daily job. The tutor was very approachable, informative and taught from experience which makes all the difference!

Really good course, pitched well for my experience. I also have to mention the great venue and food.

The course is brilliant in content and it was superbly presented. Attending this course will empower me to work more effectively on a current website project at work.

This is a really useful course. It addresses project management for beginners, but also expands for those with previous experience. I would highly recommend this course to other people.


An excellent course with a large amount of valuable information and insight.

It was a great course, very detailed, well structured and with attention to detail. Looking forward to the next one!!!

A great introduction to different project management approaches and their applications within the digital arena. This course has inspired me to look at further training and development opportunities.

The course was very well structured, the trainer was very knowledgeable on the subject, and the food was fantastic!

This course was incredibly useful and interesting. I'll be using these skills every day and think everyone in my agency could benefit from this knowledge!

The course was extremely helpful and covered all the areas needed for managing web projects. The venue and lecturer were also great! Will definitely be booking another course soon!

A great course - very concise and interesting. Has backed up everything I work on and I've gained further knowledge and insight that I otherwise wouldn't have from my day-to-day working environment.

With very limited experience in web project management, this course provided me with real confidence in taking on my first digital project from scratch.

What a brilliant day out of the office, bright and breezy surroundings, adequest refreshments, and knowledge to send you away ready to apply yourself in new ways at work. What a motivational day!

A very informative and enjoyable course covering the basics as well as touching upon future processes. Now feel empowered to tackle a range of web-based projects. Recommend to anyone keen to continue their professional development.

Thoroughly enjoyed the web project managerment course, really informative and useful. Both the trainer and participants made the day very worthwhile would definitely recommend the session to my colleagues.

I'd thoroughly recommend this course to anyone already in or hoping to progress in web project management. Suitable for absolutely all levels, it's a really informative day, covering both the basic, essential skills required, as well as expanding on new processes and ideas - a great all rounder!

This was a high quality training course on web project management. Well presented and engaging, I would recommended this course to anyone involved with managing web projects.

Being new to online project management, this is a great course to get a strong foundation in the challenges and pitfalls for all future web project managers.

Good well paced course that delivered what it said on the tin.

Understandable, concise and relevant!

The course was very well structured and Jonathans' manner and approach to project management was clear, consise and friendly, mirroring the way project management should be practised. I would readily recommend this course to anyone wanting to learn web project management.

An excellent overview to web project management with just the right amount of detail and plenty of practical hints on where to look for more information. Thanks!

This is the second course I have been on and they do not fail to engage and educate. It equips you with the right tools and clear mindset on how to manage projects for the web with confidence.

It was great value for money and gave us the opportunity to challenge how we work as well as validate it. Additionally it met the needs of all - from the individuals 2 days into the role as well as the project managers who have been here for years.

I found the web project management course has enabled me to approach my work in a more organised and knowledgeable way. Since returning to the office I've referred to the handouts regularly and other members of my team have adopted practices recommended to make our projects run more smoothly.

The relationship managers course was a very useful exercise. It helped me refocus my knowledge and taught me new skills and techniques to take into my role.

One of the best training courses I've been on - was expecting to find it hard and dull, but actually really enjoyed it; learned more than I have done in a long time and came out feeling very empowered.

It was great to be trained by someone who understands the true role of a project manager - very refreshing, as most courses say they are, but aren't!

The trainer was very engaging and presented the material in an interesting and informative way. I would definitely attend another course in the future.

The [web project management] course and trainer were excellent.

Really enjoyed this [web project management] course. Head was buzzing with ideas on how to apply things in my job within about an hour. Looking forward to implementing what I learned.

A very useful insight into alternative project management approaches for web projects. Could also be used for any very customer centric, design led projects such as portal implementations etc.

The one-day Web Project Management course was run really well and lead one through the whole process in a logical way. Interspersed exercises helped to make the theory come to life; and the notes form a really good reference tool.

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